Gray Beachy was born in 1863 at Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho. Her parents were William C. and Margaret Earley Beachy.
She was married to Robert Edward Lee Michie, Brigadier General, United States Army, who was killed-in-action in France in June 1918, during World War I. He is buried Suresnes, France.
She died in New York City in 1928 and was buried in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery.
Robert Edward Lee Michia of Virginia
Appointed from Virginia, Cadet, United States Military Academy, 1 September 1881 (20)
Second Lieutenant, 2nd U. S. Cavalry, 14 June 1885
First Lieutenant, 5th U. S. Cavalry, 13 January 1892
Transferred to the 7th U. S. Cavalry, 9 February 1892
Captain, Assistant Adjutant General of U. S. Volunteers, 12 May 1898
Major, U. S. Volunteers, 4 October 1898
Honorably discharged from the volunteer service, 13 June 1899
Major, U. S. Volunteers, 26 July 1899
Honorably discharged from the volunteer service, 30 June 1901
Captain, 10th U. S. Cavalry, 10 January 1900
Transferred to the 12th U. S. Cavalry, 9 April 1901
Robert E.l. Michie
Brigadier General, U.S. Army
53rd Infantry Regiment, 6th Infantry Division
Entered the Service from: Virginia
Died: June 4, 1918
Buried at: Plot B Row 2 Grave 4
Suresnes American Cemetery, Suresnes, France
MICHIE, GRAY W/O ROBERT E L
- DATE OF DEATH: 02/23/1929
- BURIED AT: SECTION 7 SITE 8157
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
- WIFE OF REL MICHIE, BG ARMY
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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